Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rolls

These Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rolls are a family favorite, budget friendly dinner that comes together quickly, perfect for weeknight meals.



Disclosure – I received free samples of Cabot Cheese mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Cabot Cheese and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.

Budget Friendly Family Meals

We are always looking for family friendly meals that also fit into our budget. With two kids at home, it can sometimes be a challenge to find a dish that meets the following criteria –

  • easy to prepare
  • a few, simple ingredients
  • budget friendly
  • delicious and balanced

Adding Flavor with Cheese

cheesy chicken broccoli roll ingredients

A simple way to add flavor to meals is by adding cheese. Here at The Domestic Dietitian, we are big fans of Cabot Cheese. Their cheeses have an amazing flavor and you’ll find that a little goes a long way.

One of our goals is to always work and support small businesses that show compassion and value their employees. We love that Cabot is a cooperative owned by 800 farm families throughout New England and New York. 100% of the profits from Cabot go back to those farmers.

In addition to having compassion, Cabot Cheese also makes some darn good cheese! If you aren’t familiar with Cabot Cheese, we think you’ll appreciate knowing that all Cabot Cheddars are naturally –

  • aged
  • lactose-free
  • gluten free

In addition to a full line of cheeses, Cabot also makes Greek yogurt, sour cream, cottage cheese, butter and whey protein.

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rolls

cheesy chicken broccoli rolls recipe

This is an easy dinner that the whole family will love and features Cabot Cheese’s Vermont Sharp Cheddar.

The ingredients are simple – a package of refrigerated crescent roll dough, diced chicken, chopped broccoli and cheese.

Simply unroll the cresent roll dough into triangles and top with the chopped chicken and broccoli mixture and then sprinkle with shredded Cabot Cheese.

cheesy chicken broccoli rolls on pan

Cooking tip – be sure to pinch the rolls firmly together at the edges to ensure no mixture leaks out during cooking.

Budget Friendly Tips –

  • This recipe is perfect for leftover chicken breast that’s already been cooked or even rotisserie chicken from the store
  • If broccoli isn’t in season, you could easily use frozen broccoli, just be sure to fully thaw and drain excess moisture first
  • To save time, you can premix the diced chicken, chopped broccoli and shredded Vermont Sharp Cheddar from Cabot Cheese beforehand so at dinner time all you have to is stuff the cresent rolls and bake
cheesy chicken broccoli rolls with Cabot Cheese
cheesy chicken broccoli rolls

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rolls

These Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Rolls are a family favorite, budget friendly dinner that comes together quickly, perfect for weeknight meals.

Prep Time 8 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Servings 8 rolls
Author Brynn McDowell, RD at The Domestic Dietitian
  • 1 cup cooked chicken breast, diced/cubed can also use leftover rotisserie chicken
  • 1/2 cup broccoli, finely chopped
  • 4 oz Cabot Cheese Vermont Sharp Cheddar, shredded
  • 1 package cresent rolld dough (8 count)
  • salt and pepper to taste
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F

  2. Spray a baking sheet with non-stick spray and set aside

  3. In a medium bowl, combine cubed/diced chicken breast and chopped broccoli. Season as needed with salt and pepper (it will depend on how your chicken breast was seasoned before being prepared). Mix to combine

  4. Unroll the cresent roll dough into 8 triangles on the prepared baking sheet

  5. Top each triangle with 1-2 spoons of chicken and broccoli mixture, be sure not to over fill and leave enough space to be able to roll them up

  6. Add 2 oz of the shredded Cabot Cheese to the top of each cresent triangle

  7. Carefully roll the cresents up and pinch the edges to ensure they are fully closed. This will help prevent any of the filling from leaking out during the cooking process.

  8. Place in the oven and bake until golden brown, about 10-12 minutes

  9. Allow to cool slighlty before enjoying!

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